Conjugated equine estrogens reverse the effects of aging on central and peripheral allopregnanolone and beta-endorphin levels in female rats.

@article{Genazzani2004ConjugatedEE,
  title={Conjugated equine estrogens reverse the effects of aging on central and peripheral allopregnanolone and beta-endorphin levels in female rats.},
  author={Andrea Riccardo Genazzani and Massimo Stomati and Francesca M Bernardi and Stefano Vincenzo Luisi and Elena Casarosa and Simone Puccetti and Alessandro David Genazzani and Marco Palumbo and Michele Luisi},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2004},
  volume={81 Suppl 1},
  pages={757-66}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare beta-endorphin and allopregnanolone levels and their response to a 2-week oral estrogen treatment with conjugated equine estrogens (CEE) in young ovariectomized (ovx) and in healthy aged female rats. DESIGN Prospective study. SETTING Animal laboratory in an academic environment. ANIMAL(S) Twenty-four young ovx and 24 healthy aged female Wistar rats were treated with CEE. Three 8-rat control groups (cycling, ovx, and aged rats) were also included. INTERVENTION(S… CONTINUE READING

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